Driver evacuates bus on N18 after blow-out

A quick-thinking coach driver evacuated his vehicle on a busy dual-carriageway fearing it had caught fire after suffering a tyre blow-out.

McNamara concerned about IAG slots reports

The only coalition TD to vote against the government on the sale of Aer Lingus believes his fears about the imminent deal could become...

Airport on standby for jet emergency

Emergency services were placed on standby at Shannon Airport on Saturday for a passenger that jet declared an emergency over the Atlantic.

Lucky escape for tractor driver

A tractor driver had a lucky escape after he was forced to jump from his cab when it burst into flames on a village street yesterday.

McNamara wants urgent action on flood works

Clare TD Michael McNamara has urged the Minister for State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works to make a decision to grant the Minor Coastal Protection Works for Doonbeg, Ballynacally and Kildysart immediately.
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Fire brigade sent to cardiac arrest call

The fire brigade had to be sent to treat a cardiac arrest patient in north Clare because no ambulance was available at the time. It...

Elderly man rescued by lifeboat crew

An elderly man has to be rescued by an RNLI lifeboat yesterday after his boat suffered engine failure and drifted into shallow waters on Lough Derg.

Flight diverts to Shannon with ill passenger

A transatlantic jet diverted to Shannon Airport this morning after a passenger fell ill.